Twice Gifted (LD and Gifted)

Who are the twice gifted child? It's those children who are gifted and has learning disabilities. Identification of the twice gifted child is difficult because a disability often masks the expression of giftedness, so that it is hard to tell whether a person's abilities are outstanding enough to indicate giftedness.

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    Megan Foley Nicpon, Ph.D., a licensed clinical psychologist and administrator of the Assessment and Counseling Clinic at...

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